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Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010

The Evening Standard claims that EU officials demand rise in pay and pensions, 21 September

There is no planned increase in pensions – in fact, average EU civil servant pensions are declining. Recently, Eurostat prepared a report with projections for the future costs of the pensions system in the next half century. This report shows that a reform of the EU civil service introduced in 2004 will result in huge savings on pensions. Without it, the bill would have been a lot higher. Finally, the projections show an increase until 2046, followed by a decrease both in the number of pensioners and in the total bill.

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Please note that all statements in all entries were correct on the date of publication given. However, older archived posts are not systematically updated in the light of later developments, for example changes to EU law.

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